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L&S Bookshelf

Enjoy a sampling of books by UC Davis College of Letters and Science faculty. Winter War: Hoover, Roosevelt, and the First Clash Over the New Deal

Winter War (Basic Books, January 2019), by Eric Rauchway, professor of history, shows how Franklin Roosevelt laid out plans for the New Deal in the months before his inauguration and President Herbert Hoover became a critic of the policy — a battle over ideas that shaped the divisive politics of the 20th century.